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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.